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JRMB1

  • Joined May 2014
Pastor Herbicide
« on: May 30, 2014, 01:27:43 pm »
Could any one help regards what measure of Pastor I should used for a 20L back pack sprayer for a two acre area to remove broad leaf, nettles and thistles

pgkevet

  • Joined Jul 2011
Re: Pastor Herbicide
« Reply #1 on: May 30, 2014, 06:10:33 pm »
http://www.progreen.co.uk/images/uploads/Pastor%20Product%20label.pdf

states 4L/ hectare which is near enugh your 2 acres...but i don't see how you can spray 2 acres with just one 20L backpack full.

Ony way i see is to work out the area you comfortably do with say 1/4 backpack and do the simple math to work out your number of backpacks and how much each packful

Factotum

  • Joined Jun 2012
Re: Pastor Herbicide
« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2014, 10:09:02 pm »
Pastor is made for machine spraying, if you're going to use a knapsack then you should use Grazon Pro (or similar).

The dilution for Grazon Pro is 60ml of herbicide to 10 litres of water.

See: http://uk.dowagro.com/product-category/grassland/


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